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  • Cardiology Services at Sharon Hospital

    The Heart Center, with 14 office locations throughout the Mid-Hudson Valley and Northwest Connecticut, is a multi-specialty cardiology group providing leading-edge care in the communities you call home. With more than 30 cardiologists plus other specialists, The Heart Center offers many cardiac services at Sharon Hospital, with advanced services available at our tertiary referral center, Vassar Brothers Medical Center.

    The team of board certified cardiologists, specially trained cardiovascular nurses, registered sonographers, exercise physiologists and support personnel share a commitment to personalized care, including noninvasive cardiac testing, preventive cardiology and rehabilitative services:

    • Full range of diagnostic modalities as well as inpatient cardiovascular services
    • Evaluation and consultation
    • Ongoing management of cardiovascular diseases
    • Treatment of arrhythmias
    • Follow-up of implanted devices – pacemakers and defibrillators
    • Arrhythmia clinic
    • Anticoagulation clinic
    • Full cardiac rehabilitation services

    Routine and Nuclear Stress Testing

  • Make an Appointment

    The Heart Center
    at Sharon Hospital
    (860) 364-4237

    (800) 421-1220

Effective treatment of cardiovascular disease begins with complete and accurate diagnosis. At Sharon Hospital, The Heart Center team is trained to diagnose cardiovascular problems through a full range of noninvasive cardiology procedures. All tests are performed with a doctor present.

The first two tests described below invoke exercising on a treadmill, and the third test substitutes medication with the treadmill to stimulate the same effect as exercising. Only your doctor can decide which test is best for you.

  • Routine treadmill
  • Sestamibi (nuclear) treadmill
  • Sestamibi (nuclear) Lexiscan

Additional noninvasive cardiology services include:

  • Echocardiography including contrast and stress echocardiography
  • Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Holter monitoring and event monitoring
  • Tilt table testing
  • Ambulatory blood pressure

Cardiac Rehabilitation

The Heart Center Cardiac Rehabilitation program at Sharon Hospital provides structured rehabilitation services for individuals who have had a cardiac event. The program includes exercise programs monitored by on-site nurses and physicians. The program also offers classes and individual education on aspects of recovery such as nutrition and lifestyle.

Meet the Physicians


Ethan Gundeck, MD

Sarah Levin, MD

Daniel O'Dea, MD

Don Soucier, DO


Sharon Hospital
50 Hospital Hill Road
Sharon, CT 06069

Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30am - 4pm

*The Heart Center, a division of Hudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, P.C.